Global patent index - EP 0717223 B1

EP 0717223 B1 2000-03-29 - Assembly of pipelines intended to lie on a seabed and saddle for securing a second pipeline to a first pipeline

Title (en)

Assembly of pipelines intended to lie on a seabed and saddle for securing a second pipeline to a first pipeline

Title (de)

Auf dem meeresboden verlegte Rohrleitungen und Sattel zur Sicherung einer zweiten an einer ersten Rohrleitung

Title (fr)

Assemblé de tuyaux posés au fond de la mer et selle pour securer d'un tuyau à un autre tuyau

Publication

EP 0717223 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 95203203 A

Priority

NL 9401952 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0717223A1] A method of joining pipelines laid on the seabed, the diameter of a first pipeline (1) being at least several times greater than that of a second pipeline (2), through placement of a substantially continuous track of saddles (6,7) on the first pipeline, which saddles each lie against the outer surface of the first pipeline over at least part of the circumference thereof and over a certain length and which at their sides facing away from the first pipeline keep the second pipeline fixed relative to the first, using means present at this side which cooperate with the outer surface of the second pipeline, and a saddle for use in the above method.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

F16L 1/20; F16L 3/237

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F16L 1/20 (2006.01); F16L 3/237 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F16L 1/20 (2013.01); F16L 3/237 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE DE DK GB IE NL

EPO simple patent family

EP 0717223 A1 19960619; EP 0717223 B1 20000329; DE 69515971 D1 20000504; DE 69515971 T2 20001130; DK 0717223 T3 20000717; NL 9401952 A 19960701

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